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Arrive on section Unload supplies Observe walkways Spillage Dust control Water Obstructions/slip, fall hazards Roof/rib conditions Cables, tie wires hanging down Note where end of track is Check stop block Check mantrip guarding Check emergency ride to make sure it is operational Examine cars to determine if they are secured against unexpected movement Cars must be chained to rail Look at section supplies Adequate supplies available Housekeeping around supply area Banding straps Oil spills on supply cars Fire extinquisher on oil car Parts hanging off the car Enter Sub-topic Listen to see if belt is running Travel to power center Check highline guarding at mandoors, charging stations Check fire-fighting equipment at power center Check for first aid equipment Electrical mats in place Check to see if high voltage cable cart is grounded Check emergency supplies Posts Wedges Cap pieces Emergency line curtain SCSR's Fire hose (if applicable) De-fibulator (AED) Escapeway map, roof control and ventilation plan Ensure top of power center is clear of combustible materials Check drinking water Check fire protection 5 bags of rock dust 20 lb ABC fire extinquisher Check for 10-ton jack and bar at the power center Check communications Check for proper ID tags Check plugs and cables for compliance Check housekeeping around power center Check for unusual odors, noise, etc. Check required signs Danger High Voltage SCSR's Phone (if applicable) First-aid supplies Fire hose AED Escapeway Travel to charging station Check proper ventilation Raise lids and secure against falling Check ground clamp (if necessary) Battery air cannot go over charger - air goes over the charger, over the battery, into the return Check fire protection Check CO monitor (if applicable) Check fire suppression, flow switch,  pressurized Check to see if battery is parked in proper location Check to see if power cable is hung Check to see if fire barrier is set up (if applicable) Check for accumulations and rock dust Check roof/rib conditions Check conditions of charger Electrical mats Check condition of battery Cleanliness Water level Charged Check battery service safety equipment Apron  face shield or goggles Rubber gloves Hydrometer Talk to previous shift section foreman/fire boss Where are they mining Distance mined Supplies on the miner, fan and center bolter Break-downs, delays, etc. Any changes since call-out Give work instructions to crew Roof control Safety topic Conduct On-shift Examination Conduct on-shift examination Efficient progression Begin at tail piece Go to No. 1 Heading Go to No. 2 Heading Go to No. 3 Heading Walk the return Travel to the charger Go through the charging station Meet up on crew Walk the section tail piece Belt alignment Anchoring tail piece Check condition of belt splices Proper air movement Spillage at wipers, tail rollers, feeder area Guarding at tail rollers, feeder locations, motors Check for oil, grease, coal fines Adequate walkways at both sides of feeder Feeder cable hung Whether belt is wet or not Fire outlet Check proper location (should be within 30' of tail piece) Enter Sub-topic Float dust on beltline Fire hose (if applicable) Belt and feeder control switches Mats Emergency pull cord Warning signs Automatic starting feeder Close clearance Reflectors for belt switches CO monitors Check for proper location Should be within 15' of tail piece in direction of air flow Visual pager Unusual odors or sounds Check for missing flights Check for methane Check roof/ribs Look for damaged bolts Check water sprays (if applicable) Check crusher bits (if applicable) Enter Sub-topic Untitled Examine haulway Check roof/ribs Check for spillage Ribs for adequate rock dust Mine roof Check air flow Curtains Check for mine gases Run-throughs Check for mine gases Check dust suppression Check cable location Slack Location of plugs Proper id Dry spot or hung Not in the last open crosscut Condition of cables Protected from damage Check shuttle car anchors Check center bolting, monorail hangers, belt hangers Check for obstructions Slipping/tripping hazards Conduct dust parameter examination Hot-seating within one hour; Cold-seating - before starting Take air readings Last open crosscut Working face Use magnehelic tubes Use anemometer Monitor continuous miner operator's pre-op/dust parameter check Visual or verbal Date, time, initials Check oil on site glass Examine faces Check supplies Check for rock dust on loader and fan Triple duster operating on fan Check ventilation tubing Check roof/ribs Check for adequate rock dust Check methane, oxygen deficiency (Face and Return) Check line curtains Check last bolt tags Tighten check curtain on the fan Enter date, time, initials Check sites/centers Check for height Check cable slack Check lifeline Reflectors every 25' Check return stopping line Two open breaks Examine back-up checks Check for excessive spillage from last open crosscut inby Check for obstructions Slipping/tripping hazards Monitor equipment operators pre-op examinations Coordinate corrective actions needed Monitor roof control requirements Install test bolts Check the torque of a tension roof bolt See roof control plan Check the torque gages on miner Coordinate corrective action if needed Drill test holes Conduct pre-shift examination Efficient progression Begin at tail piece Go to No. 1 Heading Go to No. 2 Heading Go to No. 3 Heading Walk the return Travel to the charger Go through the charging station Walk the section tail piece Belt alignment Anchoring tail piece Proper air movement Spillage at wipers, tail rollers, feeder area Guarding at tail rollers, feeder locations, motors Check for oil, grease, coal fines Adequate walkways at both sides of feeder Feeder cable hung Whether belt is wet or not Fire outlet Check proper location (should be within 30' of tail piece) Float dust on beltline Fire hose (if applicable) Belt and feeder control switches Mats Emergency pull cord Warning signs Automatic starting feeder Close clearance Reflectors for belt switches CO monitors Check for proper location Should be within 15' of tail piece in direction of air flow Visual pager Unusual odors or sounds Check for missing flights Check for methane Check roof/ribs Look for damaged bolts Check water sprays (if applicable) Check crusher bits (if applicable) Examine haulway Check roof/ribs Check for spillage Ribs for adequate rock dust Mine roof Check air flow Curtains Check for mine gases Run-throughs Check for mine gases Check dust suppression Check cable location Slack Location of plugs Proper id Dry spot or hung Not in the last open crosscut Condition of cables Protected from damage Check shuttle car anchors Check center bolting, monorail hangers, belt hangers Check for obstructions Slipping/tripping hazards Take air readings Last open crosscut Working face Use magnehelic tubes Use anemometer Examine faces Check supplies Check for rock dust on loader and fan Triple duster operating on fan Check ventilation tubing Check roof/ribs Check for adequate rock dust Check methane, oxygen deficiency (Face and Return) Check line curtains Check last bolt tags Tighten check curtain on the fan Enter date, time, initials Check sites/centers Check for height Check cable slack Check lifeline Reflectors every 25' Check return stopping line Two open breaks Examine back-up checks Check for excessive spillage from last open crosscut inby Check for obstructions Slipping/tripping hazards Examine the belt line (if applicable) Check belt alignment Anchoring tail piece Check for proper air movement Check for spillage Rollers Wipers Tail rollers Feeder area Take-up Transfers Box check Drives Along belt line Check guarding at tail rollers, take-ups, feeder locations, drives Check for oil, grease, coal fines Check adequate walkways at both sides of feeder and belt Feeder cable hung Check whether belt is wet or not Fire outlet Check proper location (should be within 30' of tail piece and every 300' along belt line) Float dust on beltline Includes belt structure, water line, ribs Fire hose (if applicable) Belt and feeder control switches Mats Emergency pull cord Warning signs Automatic starting feeder Close clearance Reflectors for belt switches Within every 1000' CO monitors Check for proper location Should be within 15' of tail piece in direction of air flow Every 1000' along belt line Visual pager Unusual odors or sounds Check for missing flights Check for methane Check roof/ribs Look for damaged bolts Check water sprays (if applicable) Check crusher bits (if applicable) Check condition of belt splices Check for bad or missing rollers Tag (if applicable) Check stopping line and mandoors Enter date, time, initials on dateboard Check fire suppression at drives, take-ups, and head rollers Check wipers and scrapers Enter Sub-topic Examine the track Electrical installations, pumps, belt starters, rectifiers, ITE's Grounding Fire suppression At belt starters only Fire extinguisher Fire hose At belt starters only Rock dust Rubber mats ID tags on plugs Guarding on high voltage cable General housekeeping Accumulations of coal/float dust Rock dusting Properly ventilated or monitored Methane checks Date, times and initials Roof/ribs Signs Fire hose (if applicable) SCSR's (if applicable) Phone High voltage Broken rails Track gauge Loose or missing track bolts Low joints Bonds Switches Reflectors Guard rails Throws Condition of manholes Spurs Stop blocks Park inby signs Clearance Manholes Wire Anchored at end Wire hangers and insulators Trolley splices Hanger within 3' each side Guarding (where needed) Straight, reasonably tight, no kinks Line switches Every 2,000 feet Every branch Alignment with track At least 6" from rail Methane check Roof/rib checks Stopping line Walkways Clearance 2' on walkway Air direction Quality Haulage doors Reasonably airtight Communications Trolley Mine phone Date, times and initials Signs Mandoors Manholes Emergency supplies Fire outlets/water cars Line switch Deenergize when not in use Dead block Derail Water shut off valves Section Block numbers Alternate escapeway reflectors Adequate rock dusting